The Planetary Health Colloquium

Join scientific researchers and leaders from private, public and non-profit organizations that are pioneering the way to a world where all people thrive by protecting and regenerating Earth’s natural systems for generations to come.

Seminars will be held on the first Wednesday of each month from  1:oo p.m. – 2:00 p.m. ET  and will be held as an online event through the Zoom platform. Seminars are open to all Harvard and non-Harvard affiliated individuals.

Fall 2021 Schedule

Seminar Speaker Discussant
Planetary Health:
Environmental Health 4.0

Wednesday,
October 6
2021
1:00 – 2:00 pm
ET
Video
Howard Frumkin, MD, PhD

Professor Emeritus, University of Washington School of Public Health
Senior Vice President, Trust for Public Land

Allan Brandt, PhD

Amalie Moses Kass Professor of the History of Medicine
Professor of the History of Science
Department of the History of Science (FAS)
Department of Global Health and Social Medicine (HMS)
Harvard University

 

Drivers of malaria in Guyana:
The impact of gold mining
Wednesday,
November 3
2021
1:00 – 2:00 pm
ET
Video
Caroline Buckee, PhD

Professor of Epidemiology, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health

Sanna Sokolow, DVM, PhD

Executive Director of the Program for Disease Ecology Health and the Environment,  Stanford University

Bees as Health Workers:
How Pollinators Protect Human Health
Wednesday,
December 1
2021
1:00 – 2:00 pm
ET
Zoom Link
Lucas Garibaldi, PhD

Director, Institute for Research in Natural Resources, Agroecology and Rural Development, Sede Andina – National University of Río Negro and National Scientific and Technical Research Council.

Matthew Smith, PhD

Research Scientist, Harvard T.H Chan School of Public Health

 Frank Hu, MD, MPH,
PhD

Fredrick J. Stare Professor of Nutrition and Epidemiology; Chair, Department of Nutrition

Seminars and Recordings

Fall 2021

October/November/December

Spring 2022

February/March/April

Contact

Questions? Comments? Speaker suggestions?

Please contact shaunheller@hsph.harvard.edu